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Overview of noun venture

1. venture -- (any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome)

2. speculation, venture -- (an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits; "he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it")

3. venture -- (a commercial undertaking that risks a loss but promises a profit)

Overview of verb venture

1. venture, embark -- (proceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers; "We ventured into the world of high-tech and bought a supercomputer")

2. guess, venture, pretend, hazard -- (put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation; "I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"; "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong")

3. venture, hazard, adventure, stake, jeopardize -- (put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this")

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